Ideal Home
EditorHeather Young
CategoriesHome magazine
Frequency12 times per year
Circulation193,101 (ABC Jul-Dec 2013)
Print and digital editions.
CompanyFuture plc
CountryUnited Kingdom
Based inLondon

Ideal Home is the title of a British home decorating magazine, published monthly (11 times a year)[1] by Future plc. Published since 1920,[1] the magazine focuses on home interior decoration articles; reader homes; high-street shopping news and consumer advice. Every issue includes a 20-page section dedicated to kitchen and bathroom makeovers.

Ideal Home magazine is edited by Vanessa Richmond. The website's Digital Editor is Amy Cutmore. Its headquarters is in London.[1]

The website of the magazine launched in 2005 as an extension of the magazine. It features galleries of room images, decorating advice features, forums, blogs, shopping news and competitions.[2]

Ideal Home magazine underwent a design and content revamp on the May 2010 issue. It now sports new features, typography and layout along with a redesigned logo. The revamped copy went on sale on 30 March 2010.[3] For the second half of 2013 the magazine had a circulation of 193,101 copies.[4]


  1. ^ a b c The Europa World Year: Kazakhstan - Zimbabwe. Taylor & Francis Group. 2004. p. 4378. ISBN 978-1-85743-255-8. Retrieved 3 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Ideal Home Undergoes Bedroom Decoration". Retrieved 30 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Ideal Home undergoes revamp". 26 March 2010. Retrieved 29 March 2010.
  4. ^ "ABC Certificates and Reports: Ideal Home". Audit Bureau of Circulations. Retrieved 15 February 2014.